Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Antique Century Old San Vicente Ferrer Religious Santo Carving

Title: Antique Century Old San Vicente Ferrer Religious Santo Carving
Description: The devotion of the Filipinos has long been known to revolve around santos. These santos, the majority of which are made of wood, were a crucial instruments introduced
during the Spanish period to aid in the evangelization of the Philippines. This particular carving is a representation of the beloved St. Vincent Ferrer easily
recognizable here with his iconic gesture. He is done in the classical style of carving by learned hands. He has lost his tin wings over time and only a small portion remains on the reverse side. An overall excellent religious carving believed to be over one hundred years old.
Measurement: It measures 11.8 inches in height and 4.5 inches across.
Condition: In Good Condition
Weight: Item weights approximately 300 grams

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HAC Code: 2A100

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